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Morten Ring Eskildsen   ORCID iD icon
Professor
Email: eskildsen@nd.edu
Phone: 574-631-4010

B.Sc. (1992) and M.Sc. (1994) from the University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
Ph.D. from Risø National Laboratory (Denmark) jointly with the University of Copenhagen, 1998
Postdoc. at Risø, 1998 - 1999; University of Geneva (Switzerland), 1999 - 2003
Assistant Professor of Physics at Notre Dame, 2003 - 2009; Associate Professor, 2009 - 2014; Professor, 2014 - present
Fellow of the American Physical Society, 2014

Nate Chalus
Graduate student, SANS
Email: nchalus@nd.edu
Phone: 574-631-3949

B.S. Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, 2020

Joined the group in September 2020

Tony Francisco
Graduate student, STM/STS
Email: afranci2@nd.edu
Phone: 574-631-3949

B.S. Marquette University

Joined the group in January 2018

Grace Longbons
Graduate student, SANS
Email: glongbon@nd.edu
Phone: 574-631-3949

B.S. from DePaul University.

Joined the group in November 2019

Dan Minogue
Undergraduate student, Molecular dynamics simulations
Email: dminogue@nd.edu

Joined the group in September 2019

Expected to graduate in 2023

Ted Roe
Undergraduate student, Molecular dynamics simulations
Email: eroe@nd.edu

Joined the group in August 2020

Expected to graduate in 2023

Photo Solis 5000
Solis Master 5000
Java Fellow

Born in Zurich, Switzerland. Specializes in preparing an exquisite shot of espresso with a delicious crema. Solis is a demanding associate, however, accepting only the finest Italian Kimbo beans.

Joined the group in October 2003


Former Members & Visitors
Postdocs. Prof. Dilip Pal (10/2004 - 06/2006)
Professor at the Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, India.
Graduate students Dr. Carlos Chaparro (01/2010 - 05/2013)
Assistant Professor of Physics at Borough of Manhattan Community College.

Dr. Pinaki Das (01/2008 - 08/2012)
X-ray Scientist at Washington State University working at the Dynamic Compression Sector at the Advanced Photon Source (Argonne).

Dr. Lisa DeBeer-Schmitt (11/2003 - 08/2008)
GP-SANS lead instrument scientist at the High Flux Isotope Reactor, Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Dr. John Densmore (05/2005 - 06/2009)
Research physicist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.

Dr. David Green (12/2012 - 07/2019)
Principal Electrical Engineer at Daylight Solutions.

Dr. Cornelius Griggs (01/2008 - 08/2012)
Data scientist at Booz Allen Hamilton.

Dr. Steve Kuhn (12/2012 - 05/2017)
Postdoc. at the Low Energy Neutron Source at Indiana University.

Dr. Allan Leishman (11/2015 - 10/2021)
Data scientist at CreditNinja.

Dr. Elizabeth Louden (02/2014 - 08/2018)
Data scientist at USI.

Dr. Cathy Rastovski (01/2010 - 06/2014)
Patent examiner at the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Dr. Ruobing Xie (09/2004 - 12/2008)
Associate Professor at the Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics.
Notre Dame undergraduates Nick Anderson (09/2008 - 05/2009)
Matt Anthony (01/2011 - 05/2011)
Tanu Bera (06/2004 - 01/2006)
Craig Cahillane (09/2012 - 05/2014)
Callaghan Commers (01/2016 - 12/2016)
Michael Dimen (01/2016 - 12/2016)
AJ Fleck (11/2012 - 05/2013)
Matt Hogancamp (09/2004 - 06/2005)
Will Morgenlander (11/2014 - 12/2015)
Tommy O'Brien (02/2009 - 05/2010)
Maciej Olszewski (01/2016 - 08/2019)
Eric Saito (09/2006 - 05/2007)
Jason Saroni (11/2014 - 12/2015)
Kim Schlesinger (01/2010 - 05/2011)
Kim Smith (11/2012 - 02/2014)
Diana Spulber (09/2019 - 08/2020)
Chris Steiner (10/2011 - 05/2014)
Di Tian (01/2017 - 5/2018)
Chris Torres (09/2012 - 5/2013)
Judah Van Zandt (10/2017 - 5/2018)
Dave Vidovich (11/2014 - 12/2015)
Zach Weems (11/2012 - 05/2014)
Ted Zinzer (01/2012 - 5/2012)
REU students Joe Archer (Summer 2016)
Tim Blasius (Summer 2008)
Anna Czerepak (Summer 2011)
Bridgette Davey (Summer 2017)
Joe Hlevyack (Summer 2012)
Allan Leishman (Summer 2014)
William Martinez (Summer 2006)
Kristian Rovira (Summer 2007)
Antony Vydrin (Summer 2005)
High school students Kevin Wu (Summer 2011)

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